Urban Education: Elementary Education, Minor

The Urban Education Minor is open to undergraduates in all disciplines, and requires seven CUs. Students choose from among three concentrations depending on interest in pursuing teaching certification or deepening one's background in urban education policy: Elementary Education; Secondary Education; Urban Education Policy, Research, and Practice. Students in all three concentrations take three core courses. The additional four requirements vary depending on the concentration.

Minor Requirements
Core Courses3
Urban Education
Urban Education
Child or Adolescent Development
URED Capstone 1
Elementary Education Courses4
Children's Literature
Science in Elementary and Middle Schools
Science in Elementary & Middle School
Teaching and Learning Mathematics in Elementary Schools 1
Mathematics in the Elementary and Middle Schools
Reading/Language Arts in the Elementary School 2
Literacy in Elementary/Middle Schools
Total Course Units7

Includes two half-days in the field


 Includes three half-days in the field

 Teaching Certification - taken as  9th Semester EDUC 422

The degree and major requirements displayed are intended as a guide for students entering in the Fall of 2017 and later. Students should consult with their academic program regarding final certifications and requirements for graduation.